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2002 African Championships in Athletics

The 13th African Championships in Athletics were held in Tunis and Radès, Tunisia in August, 2002.

2002 African Championships
Tunisia - Netherlands (Stade de Radès - supporters exiting the stadium).jpg
Host stadium in Radès
Host cityRadès, Tunisia Tunisia
Date(s)6–10 August
Main stadiumStade 7 November
Participation412 athletes from
42 nations
Events43

Contents

Men's ResultsEdit

Event Gold Silver Bronze
100 metres
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(wind: 3.8 m/s)
Frankie Fredericks
  Namibia
9.93 w Uchenna Emedolu
  Nigeria
10.00 w Idrissa Sanou
  Burkina Faso
10.16 w
200 metres
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(wind: 2.4 m/s)
Frankie Fredericks
  Namibia
20.10 w Abdul Aziz Zakari
  Ghana
20.33 w Oumar Loum
  Senegal
20.37 w
400 metres
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Eric Milazar
  Mauritius
45.67 Sofiène Labidi
  Tunisia
45.87 Marcus la Grange
  South Africa
45.95
800 metres
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Djabir Saïd-Guerni
  Algeria
1:45.52 William Yiampoy
  Kenya
1:45.79 Mbulaeni Mulaudzi
  South Africa
1:46.20
1500 metres
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Bernard Lagat
  Kenya
3:38.11 Laban Rotich
  Kenya
3:38.60 Abdelkader Hachlaf
  Morocco
3:38.78
5000 metres
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Paul Bitok
  Kenya
13:31.95 Benjamin Limo
  Kenya
13:32.10 Mohamed Amine
  Morocco
13:33.98
10,000 metres
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Paul Malakwen Kosgei
  Kenya
28:44.81 John Cheruiyot Korir
  Kenya
28:45.23 Benjamin Maiyo
  Kenya
28:45.24
3000 metres steeplechase
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Brahim Boulami
  Morocco
8:19.51 Wilson Boit Kipketer
  Kenya
8:20.92 Stephen Cherono
  Kenya
8:23.85
110 metres hurdles
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(wind: 4.8 m/s)
Shaun Bownes
  South Africa
13.36 w Joseph-Berlioz Randriamihaja
  Madagascar
13.80 w Sultan Tucker
  Liberia
13.98 w
400 metres hurdles
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Llewellyn Herbert
  South Africa
49.76 Willie Smith
  Namibia
50.03 Héni Kechi
  Tunisia
50.44
20 kilometres walk
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Hatem Ghoula
  Tunisia
1:26:42 Moussa Aouanouk
  Algeria
1:30:27 Karim Boudhiba
  Tunisia
1:35:05
4 × 100 metres relay
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  Nigeria
Taiwo Ajibade
Chinedu Oriala
Sunday Emmanuel
Uchenna Emedolu
39.76   Senegal
Malang Sané
Abdou Demba Lam
Jacques Sambou
Oumar Loum
40.08   Mauritius
David Victoire
Fernando Augustin
Arnaud Casquette
Eric Milazar
40.27
4 × 400 metres relay
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  Morocco
Abdellatif El Ghazaoui
Nabil Jabir
Ismael Daif
Abdelkrim Khoudri
3:09.72   Mauritius
Jean-François Degrâce
Fernando Augustin
Kursley Montimerdo
Eric Milazar
3:10.14   Senegal
Ousmane Niang
Seydina Doucouré
Jacques Sambou
Oumar Loum
3:14.40
WR world record | AR area record | CR championship record | GR games record | NR national record | OR Olympic record | PB personal best | SB season best | WL world leading (in a given season)

FieldEdit

Event Gold Silver Bronze
High jump
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Abderrahmane Hammad
  Algeria
2.25 Kabelo Mmono
  Botswana
2.10 Mohamed Bradai
  Algeria
2.10
Pole vault
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Karim Sène
  Senegal
5.00 Béchir Zaghouani
  Tunisia
4.90 Mohamed Benyahia
  Algeria
4.80
Long jump
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Younès Moudrik
  Morocco
8.06 w Hatem Mersal
  Egypt
8.02 w Nabil Adamou
  Algeria
7.98 w
Triple jump
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Olivier Sanou
  Burkina Faso
17.06 w Andrew Owusu
  Ghana
17.02 w Abdou Demba Lam
  Senegal
16.34 w
Shot put
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Janus Robberts
  South Africa
19.73 Hicham Aït Aha
  Morocco
17.18 Mohamed Meddeb
  Tunisia
16.40
Discus throw
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Janus Robberts
  South Africa
54.32 Walid Boudaoui
  Algeria
49.49 Omar Ahmed El Ghazali
  Egypt
48.17
Hammer throw
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Chris Harmse
  South Africa
76.07 Yamen Hussein Abdel Moneim
  Egypt
69.19 Saber Souid
  Tunisia
68.40
Javelin throw
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Gerhardus Pienaar
  South Africa
78.63 Walid Abderrazak Mohamed
  Egypt
70.86 Mohamed Ali Ben Zina
  Tunisia
66.69
Decathlon
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Hamdi Dhouibi
  Tunisia
7965 points Anis Riahi
  Tunisia
7363 points Rédouane Youcef
  Algeria
7089 points
WR world record | AR area record | CR championship record | GR games record | NR national record | OR Olympic record | PB personal best | SB season best | WL world leading (in a given season)

Women resultsEdit

TrackEdit

Event Gold Silver Bronze
100 metres
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(wind: 4.1 m/s)
Endurance Ojokolo
  Nigeria
11.15 w Myriam Léonie Mani
  Cameroon
11.29 w Chinedu Odozor
  Nigeria
11.32 w
200 metres
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(wind: 2.2 m/s)
Nadjina Kaltouma
  Chad
22.80 w Aïda Diop
  Senegal
23.29 w Myriam Léonie Mani
  Cameroon
23.30 w
400 metres
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Nadjina Kaltouma
  Chad
51.09 Mireille Nguimgo
  Cameroon
51.61 Awatef Ben Hassine
  Tunisia
52.22 (NR)
800 metres
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Maria de Lurdes Mutola
  Mozambique
2:03.11 Agnes Samaria
  Namibia
2:03.63 Mina Aït Hammou
  Morocco
2:03.94
1500 metres
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Jackline Maranga
  Kenya
4:18.91 Abir Nakhli
  Tunisia
4:19.02 Hasna Benhassi
  Morocco
4:20.15
5000 metres
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Berhane Adere
  Ethiopia
15:51.08 Dorcus Inzikuru
  Uganda
15:54.22 Ejegayehu Dibaba
  Ethiopia
15:56.02
10,000 metres
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Susan Chepkemei
  Kenya
31:45.14 Leah Malot
  Kenya
32:00.78 Eyerusalem Kuma
  Ethiopia
32:21.60
100 metres hurdles
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(wind: 2.5 m/s)
Lalanirina Rosa Rakotozafy
  Madagascar
13.13w Angela Atede
  Nigeria
13.16w Kéné Ndoye
  Senegal
13.72w
400 metres hurdles
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Zahra Lachgar
  Morocco
57.91 Carole Kaboud Mebam
  Cameroon
58.11 Mame Tacko Diouf
  Senegal
58.86
10 kilometres walk
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Nagwa Ibrahim Saleh Ali
  Egypt
49:26 Bahia Boussad
  Algeria
49:57 Grace Wanjiru
  Kenya
51:35
4 × 100 metres relay
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  South Africa
Dikeledi Moropane
Geraldine Pillay
Dominique Koster
Janice Josephs
45.60   Ivory Coast
Christiane Yao
Makaridja Sanganoko
Matagari Diazasouba
Amandine Allou Affoue
47.15   Ghana
Georgina Sowah
Vida Bruce
Gifty Addy
Aisha Primang
47.41
4 × 400 metres relay
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  Cameroon
Hortense Béwouda
Carole Kaboud Mebam
Myriam Léonie Mani
Mireille Nguimgo
3:35.33   Nigeria
Hajarat Yusuf
Oluyemi Fagbamila
Pauline Ibeagha
Kudirat Akhigbe
3:38.25   Algeria
Houria Moussa
Sarah Bouaoudia
Nahida Touhami
Sarah Arrous
3:39.70 (NR)
WR world record | AR area record | CR championship record | GR games record | NR national record | OR Olympic record | PB personal best | SB season best | WL world leading (in a given season)

FieldEdit

Event Gold Silver Bronze
High jump
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Hestrie Cloete
  South Africa
1.95 Amina Lemgherbi
  Algeria
1.70 Hanen Dhouibi
  Tunisia
1.70
Pole vault
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Syrine Balti
  Tunisia
4.06 Aïda Mohsni
  Tunisia
3.60 Asma Akkari
  Tunisia
3.40
Long jump
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Françoise Mbango Etone
  Cameroon
6.68 w Kéné Ndoye
  Senegal
6.45 w Chinedu Odozor
  Nigeria
6.39
Triple jump
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Françoise Mbango Etone
  Cameroon
14.95 Kene Ndoye
  Senegal
14.28 Baya Rahouli
  Algeria
13.78
Shot put
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Vivian Chukwuemeka
  Nigeria
17.60 Amel Ben Khaled
  Tunisia
15.94 Wafa Ismail El Baghdadi
  Egypt
15.43
Discus throw
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Monia Kari
  Tunisia
55.28 Vivian Chukwuemeka
  Nigeria
54.12 Elizna Naudé
  South Africa
51.89
Hammer throw
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Marwa Hussein Arafat
  Egypt
61.64 Caroline Fournier
  Mauritius
58.39 Hayat El Ghazi
  Morocco
58.27
Javelin throw
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Aïda Sellam
  Tunisia
55.46 Sorochukwu Ihuefo
  Nigeria
55.30
(NR)
Bernadette Ravina
  Mauritius
51.49
Heptathlon
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Margaret Simpson
  Ghana
6105 points Stéphanie Domaingue
  Mauritius
5206 points Imen Chatbri
  Tunisia
5103 points
WR world record | AR area record | CR championship record | GR games record | NR national record | OR Olympic record | PB personal best | SB season best | WL world leading (in a given season)

Medal tableEdit

RankNationGoldSilverBronzeTotal
1  South Africa (RSA)80311
2  Tunisia (TUN)56920
3  Kenya (KEN)56314
4  Morocco (MAR)41510
5  Nigeria (NGR)35210
6  Cameroon (CMR)3317
7  Algeria (ALG)24612
8  Egypt (EGY)2327
9  Namibia (NAM)2204
10  Chad (CHA)2002
11  Senegal (SEN)14510
12  Mauritius (MRI)1326
13  Ghana (GHA)1214
14  Madagascar (MAD)1102
15  Ethiopia (ETH)1023
16  Burkina Faso (BFA)1012
17  Mozambique (MOZ)1001
18  Botswana (BOT)0101
  Ivory Coast (CIV)0101
  Uganda (UGA)0101
21  Liberia (LBR)0011
Totals (21 nations)434343129


Participating nationsEdit

See alsoEdit

External linksEdit